From: "Andy Robertson"
Subject: Re: (urth) Does Gene Wolfe read Cordwainer Smith? Date: Wed, 11 Sep 2002 05:30:58 +0100 ----- Original Message ----- From: "Alice K. Turner" > > Hmm. Considering when he wrote (he died in 1966), I've always thought that > Smith had a far better grasp of computers than any of his contemporaries. I suppose we had better be careful not to make this a debate on the merits of Smith vs Wolfe. However I will remark that they are indeed stylstic opposites - Smith has an almost Biblical laconicism which has served him very well. I love them both. hartshorn --